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Economic Recovery Package (JobMaker Hiring Credit) Amendment Bill 2020

Type
Government
Portfolio
Treasury
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Assent
Parliament no
46

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Summary

Amends the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Act 2020 to enable the Treasurer to make rules to provide for a coronavirus economic response payment in relation to the JobMaker Hiring Credit scheme, which will operate for the period from 7 October 2020 to 6 October 2022.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 07 Oct 2020
Second reading moved 07 Oct 2020
Second reading debate 19 Oct 2020
Second reading agreed to 19 Oct 2020
Third reading agreed to 19 Oct 2020
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 09 Nov 2020
Second reading moved 09 Nov 2020
Second reading debate 09 Nov 2020
Second reading debate 10 Nov 2020
Second reading agreed to 10 Nov 2020
Committee of the Whole debate
  • Amendment details: 1 Australian Greens/Opposition and 1 Opposition agreed to
10 Nov 2020
Third reading agreed to 10 Nov 2020
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message
  • Details: House disagreed to Senate amendments
11 Nov 2020
Senate
Consideration of House of Reps message
  • Details: Senate did not insist on its amendments
11 Nov 2020
Finally passed both Houses 11 Nov 2020
Assent
  • Act no: 96
  • Year: 2020
13 Nov 2020

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

Senate

Schedules of amendments

Bills digest

Notes

Helpful information

Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
  • Revised explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains the amended version (third reading) of the bill. It supersedes the explanatory memorandum.

Proposed amendments

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changes to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either the Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.